Fat Facts

The People’s Republic of San Francisco has decreed that happiness is no longer permitted. At least, not in the form of happy meals. Or any other meals that include toys and TOO MANY CALORIES. Such meals are now banned. Meanwhile, back in less ‘liberal’ and consequently, less authoritarian, Australia, a professor of health education and nutrition has …

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Alex Anderson, Rest in Peace

One of my wife Kathy’s relatives was Alex Anderson, the creator of Rocky and Bullwinkle. I have never visited the US, and am sorry I never had the chance to meet him. Alex was one of the great pioneers of animation, and the creator of the first animated programme for TV, Crusader Rabbit. Rocky and Bullwinkle were …

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